10UP Competition

AIA Atlanta Residential Design Awards

Welcome to the AIA Atlanta Residential Design Awards (RDA)! Held each fall, RDA recognizes excellence in built work designed by members of AIA Atlanta and architects registered in Georgia. Submissions for the RDA 2021 will open in July. RDA is open to built projects located anywhere in the world.

Each entry must be a commissioned project and the entrant must have had the primary design responsibility. A project may be entered into only one of the categories, which are subject to change. The jury may award at least one Honor (the highest recognition) and/or Merit in the following categories:

  1. Multifamily – Less Than 50 Units
  2. Mixed-use – Over 50 Units
  3. Single-family – Nontraditional
  4. Single-family – Traditional
  5. Renovations/Adaptive Reuse -Less Than 5,000 Sq. Ft
  6. Renovations/Adaptive Reuse – Over 5,000 Sq. Ft

Photo: Harrison House, Surber Barber Choate + Hertlein Architects; 2019 Honor Award – Renovations/Adaptive Reuse: Under 5,000 Sq. Ft; Photo by Phillip Spears

Registration dates

Entries open:
July 2021

Past winners by year